Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Grape Blueberry (with Photo Tutorial)

Grape Blueberry (with Photo Tutorial!)

So this look was actually inspired by a look I saw from a very talented young lady, Charlie. Here is the look I liked and decided to recreate: 
https://www.makeupbee.com/look.php?look_id=62362

I decided to use The Body Needs products for this one because I hadn't done a look with them in almost 2 weeks and felt their colors would best suite this colorful, shimmery look.

Really hope you like it!




Here’s a list of products used for this look:

FACE

• Maybelline Dream Smooth Mousse #260 Buff
• Amazing Cosmetics Concealer Medium Golden (cover acne marks)
• Too Faced Natural Face palette: Brighten (under the eyes and on nose)
• Sephora Instant Moisturizer

EYES

• Ardell lashes #206
• DUO Brush-On Lash Adhesive
• Lime Crime eyeliner Quill (black)
• Milani Liquif' Eye eyeliner Aqua #04 (waterline)
• The Body Needs eyeshadow Pandora
• The Body Needs eyeshadow Lemon Drop
• The Body Needs eyeshadow Harmony
• The Body Needs eyeshadow Blueberry
• The Body Needs eyeshadow D' Blue Bomb
• The Body Needs eyeshadow Blackened Violet
• The Body Needs eyeshadow Grape Soda
• Urban Decay primer potion tube in Original
• Too Faced Natural Face palette: Brighten (under the eyes)

EYEBROWS

• Urban Decay primer potion Original
• Anastasia Brow Powder Duo Ebony

CHEEKS

• The Body Needs blush Coral Caress (above cheekbone)
• Too Faced The Bronzed and the Beautiful set: Chocolate Soleil + Sun Bunny (on & below cheekbone)

LIPS

• MAC cremeshene lip gloss Partial to Pink
• Revlon Soft Nude lipstick
• NYX lip liner Natural
• Too Faced Lip Insurance

PHOTO TUTORIAL:
(PLEASE LEAVE COMMENTS TO LET ME KNOW IF THIS WAS HELPFUL OR NOT)





Sunday, December 23, 2012

Royal Grapes

Royal Grapes

(This is a look from 2012 I had saved but forgot to publish. This is back when I was still using my shitty camera phone for pictures...so please excuse the terrible quality...)


Hope you like it!






These next two are wearing Bausch and Lomb Natural colors in Platinum contacts


Here's the list of products I used for this look:


FACE
• Sephora Matifying Compact Foundation R30
• Make Up For Ever HD Invisible Cover Foundation 160 Golden Beige
• Amazing Cosmetics Concealer in Medium Golden (cover acne marks)
• Too Faced Natural Face palette: Brighten (under the eyes and on nose)
• Sephora Instant Moisturizer

EYES
• Ardell Lashes #134
• DUO Brush-On lash adhesive
• Maybelline Lash Stiletto Voluptuous Waterproof in Very Black
• Milani INFINITE Eyeliner Endless (Black)
• L'Oreal HIP Color Chrome eyeliner in Violet Volt 965 (waterline)  
• NYX Liquid Crystal eye liner in Crystal Gold#101 (double liner- glitter, used over Lunar Sea)
• Lime Crime eye liner Lunar Sea (double liner)
• Too Faced eyeshadow duo Party Girl: "girl" (highlight)
• The Body Needs eyeshadow Pandora (eyelid)
• MAC pigment Grape (bottom eyelid & top lid crease)
• Urban Decay primer potion Original
• Freshlook Colorblends contacts Sterling Grey
• Too Faced Natural Face palette: Brighten (under the eyes)
• Freshlook colorblends in Sterling Grey 
• Bausch and Lomb Natural colors in Platinum (last 2 pictures)

EYEBROWS
• Urban Decay primer potion tube in Original
• Anastasia Brow Powder Duo Ebony

CHEEKS
• Too Faced Bronzed and Beautiful Bronzing collection
   - Snow Bunny (along & under cheekbone)
• Urban Decay Sparkling lickable body powder in Cocoa (above cheekbone)

LIPS
• Buxom Big & Healthy lip polish in Leslie
• Revlon Colorburst lipstick Soft Nude #070
• Wet n Wild lipstick Bare It All #902C
• NYX lip liner in Natural
• Too Faced Lip insurance primer

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Loaded Mushroom

Loaded Mushroom

(This is a look from 2012 I had saved but forgot to publish, back when I was still using my shitty camera phone for pictures...)


Today's look :) Standard smokey eye with a touch of gold.

Hope you like it!




Products used:


FACE
• Sephora Matifying Compact Foundation R30
• Make Up For Ever HD Invisible Cover Foundation 160 Golden Beige
• Amazing Cosmetics Concealer in Medium Golden (cover acne marks & under the eyes)
• Urban Decay 24/7 concealer FBI (under eyes)
• Amazing Cosmetics Anti-aging primer
• Sephora Instant Moisturizer

EYES
• Red Cherry lashes #62
• DUO Brush-On lash adhesive
• Maybelline Lash Stiletto Voluptuous Waterproof in Very Black
• Prestige liquid eye liner Black
• NYX slide on pencil in Forest Green (waterline)
• MAC Vanilla pigment (highlight)
• Urban Decay eyeshadow Loaded (top lid to crease & bottom eyelid)
• Urban Decay eyeshadow Mushroom (blend out crease on top lid & along bottom)
• Too Faced Eye Love palette: Honeymoon (tear duct)
• Urban Decay Primer Tube in Original
• Freshlook colorblends in Sterlign Grey

EYEBROWS
• Urban Decay Primer Tube in Original (for bette hold)
• Anastasia Brow Powder Duo Ebony

CHEEKS
• Too Faced Ooh La Rouge Blush in Avante Garde (on and below cheekbone)
• Too Faced Sweet Dreams palette: Sweet Pink & Candlelight glow mixed (above cheekbone)

LIPS
• Buxom Big & Healthy lip polish Sandy
• Wet n Wild Bare it All lipstick (over Think Pink)
• Wet n Wild Think Pink lipstick
• Too Faced Lip Insurance Lip Primer Nude

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Ultra-Violet Pastels

Ultra-Violet Pastels

Here is a softer looking using pink, purple & blue. I went for a lighter lash so I used Red lashes #138 & a pale pink lip.

I'm REALLY sorry for the overall yellow tone of these pictures. I recently had to replace my phone and the quality is terrible no matter how I change the settings...I will start using a camera instead very soon.

Hope you like it :)





Here's the list of products I used for this look:

FACE
• Sephora Instant Moisturizer
• Korres Pomegranate Primer

• Too Faced Natural Face palette: Brighten (under the eyes and on nose)
• Amazing Cosmetics Concealer in Medium Golden (cover acne marks)
• Make Up For Ever HD Invisible Cover Foundation 160 Golden Beige
• Sephora Matifying Compact Foundation R30

EYES
• Too Faced Natural Face palette: Brighten (under the eyes)
• Freshlook colorblends in Sterling Grey

• Urban Decay Primer Tube in Original
• MAC pigment Vanilla (highlight)
• MAC pigment Rose (eyelid)
• Urban Decay eyeshadow in X (on eyelid)
• Too Faced Sweet Dreams Palette: 
   - Cop a Teal (cut cease)
   - Honeymoon (inner part of top lid)
   - Nice Stems (inner part of tear duct)
• Urban Decay eyeshadow in Haight (cut crease & bottom of eye)
• MAC pigment Violet (top of cut crease & bottom of eye)

• NYX glide on eye liner in Purple Blaze (inner half of waterline)  
• Too Faced Perfect Eyes eyeliner in Perfect Peacock (outer half of waterline) 
• Milani INFINITE Eyeliner Endless (Black)
• Maybelline Lash Stiletto Voluptuous Waterproof in Very Black
• DUO Brush-On lash adhesive
• Red Cherry lashes #138

EYEBROWS
• Urban Decay primer potion tube in Original
• Anastasia Brow Powder Duo Ebony

CHEEKS
• Too Faced Bronzed and Beautiful Bronzing collection
   - Snow Bunny (along & under cheekbone)
   - Powdered Sun (top of cheekbone)
• Too Faced Sweet Dreams Palette: 
   - Sweet Pink (above cheekbone)

LIPS
• Too Faced Lip insurance primer

• NYX lip liner in Natural
• Revlon Colorburst lipstick Soft Nude #070

• Wet n Wild lipstick Bare It All #902C
• Buxom Big & Healthy lip polish in Sandy


Monday, December 17, 2012

Emerald Silk

Emerald Silk

Here's a few shots of another look I did using the Tarina Tarantino palette & my lovely Velour Lashes Lash in the City. I was going for a soft mix of greens, double glitter eyeliner & my beloved Velour lashes in Lash in the City (my favorite!)

Hope you like it!





PRODUCTS USED:

EYES
• Velour Lashes in Lash in the City
• DUO brush-on lash adhesive 
• Maybelline Lash Stiletto Voluptuous Waterproof in Very Black
• Milani INFINITE Eyeliner in Endless (Black)
• NYX Liquid Crystal eye liner in Crystal Jade #110 (double liner- glitter)
• NYX slide on pencil in Tropical Green (waterline)
• Tarina Tarantino Emerald Pretty eyeshadow palette: Glinda's Kiss (highlight)
• Tarina Tarantino Emerald Pretty eyeshadow palette: Very Wicked
• Too Faced Sweet Dreams palette: Honeymoon (inner bottom corner), Nice Stems 
• Urban Decay (vintage) eyeshadow in shattered 
• Urban Decay Primer potion tube in Original

EYEBROWS
• Anastasia Brow Powder Duo Ebony
• Urban Decay Primer potion tube in Original (for better hold)


Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Pin-Me-Up

Pin-Me-Up

I finally ordered the products I wanted from Lime Crime and have been waiting to use them. I wanted to do a something using the white eye liner & glittery red lip gloss, something glamorous with a pin-up style. Teased the hair and styled it going for a big Hollywood look & contoured the cheeks with matte blushes.

Really hope you like it!




Here’s a list of products used for this look:

FACE
• Sephora Matifying Compact Foundation R30
• Amazing Cosmetics Concealer To Go in Medium Golden
• Make Up For Ever HD Invisible Cover Foundation 160 Golden Beige
• Korres anti-aging Pomegranate primer
• Sephora Instant Moisturizer

EYES
• Red Cherry lashes in #62
• DUO Brush-On Lash Adhesive
• Maybelline Lash Stiletto Voluptuous Waterproof in Very Black
• Urban Decay 24/7 eye liner in Stray Dog
• Milani INFINITE Eyeliner in Everlast (Black)
• Lime Crime liquid eye liner in Lunar Sea (double eye liner)
• Urban Decay eyeshadow in Mushroom
• Too Faced eyeshadow in Erotica (highlight)
• Urban Decay Primer Potion tube in Original 

EYEBROWS
• Urban Decay Primer Potion tube in Original (for better hold)
• Anastasia Brow Powder Duo Ebony

CHEEKS
• Too Faced Sweet Dreams Palette: Chocolate Soleil
• Too Faced Sweet Dreams Palette: Cocoa Rose

LIPS
• Este Lauder Indelible lipstick in Red #03
• Lime Crime Carousel Gloss in Candy Apple
• Too Faced Lip Insurance Lip Primer Nude



Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Wood & Leaves

Wood & Leaves

Here is a matte look using greens & browns (inspired by the leaves & bark of a tree) :D 

Bright pink cheeks & a natural, shimmer peach lip paired with some soft pink, dark brown feather earrings. I was running late so I didn't have time to make my hair look decent...sorry :[ 

Hope you like it :)





Here’s a list of products used for this look:

FACE
• Sephora Matifying Compact Foundation R30
• Too Faced Natural Face palette: Conceal
• Make Up For Ever HD Invisible Cover Foundation 160 Golden Beige
• Amazing Cosmetics Anti-aging primer
• Sephora Instant Moisturizer

EYES
• Red Cherry eye lashes in #62
• DUO Brush-On Lash Adhesive
• Maybelline Lash Stiletto Voluptuous Waterproof in Very Black
• Milani INFINITE Eyeliner in Unlimited (Brown)
• Urban Decay 24/7 eye liner in Corrupt (waterline)
• BH Cosmetics 88 color matte palette
• Urban Decay primer potion tube in Eden (matte)

EYEBROWS
• Anastasia Brow Powder Duo Ebony

CHEEKS
TBN blush in Babette
TBN blush in Vixen

LIPS
• Buxom Big & Healthy lip polish in Leslie
• MAC lipstick in Hue
• NYX lip liner in Natural
• Too Faced Lip insurance primer